NERA returns as principal sponsor of AOG2019

12 February 2019

NERA is pleased to return in 2019 as a principal sponsor of the  Australasian Oil and Gas Exhibition and Conference from 13-15 March at the Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre.

In 2019, NERA brings to AOG a showcase of programs, workshops, networking and engagement opportunities to support the LNG industry explore new technologies, optimise assets, increase productivity and improve future developments.

NERA's Innovation Station

The Innovation Station is the hub for NERA's AOG activities and networking events across the three days of the Conference. Start your daily AOG2019 journey with a coffee from the Caffeination Station and take time to talk with innovators and collaborators who are transforming the oil and gas industry.

Explore new technologies at our Innovation Pods and learn from entrepreneurs who will showcase their innovative products and services in the fields of data and digitisation, automation and robotics, artificial intelligence and machine learning.

With all this and more in the one location, make NERA’s Innovation Station your go-to destination at AOG.

Unplugged Sessions

Don’t miss our Unplugged sessions, featuring guest speakers delivering informative and interactive discussions on topics that relate to innovators and SMEs in in a low-key, relaxed and informal setting.

Speakers will cover a range of topics from a range of areas and will encourage questions and participation from those present, offering a more engaging format and a genuine opportunity to discuss and explore opportunities, experiences or lessons learned. 


11:00-11:30 | David Chuter, Innovative Manufacturing CRC (IMCRC)

13:30-14:00 | Erik Nijveld, Deployment Matters

15:30-16:00 | Leigh Kennedy, Australian Trade and Investment Commission (Austrade)


11:00-11:30 | Zane Prickett, Unearthed

13:30-14:00 | Bill Sashegyi, Supply Chain Consultant

15:30-16:00 | Scott Draper & Shiaohuey Chow, RiverLab


11:00-11:30 | Dr Mary Turonek & Carol Kane, FB Rice

13:30-14:00 | Nick Poll, Entrepreneurs' Program

SME ConnectER*

Following its successful debut in 2018, NERA’s SME ConnectER returns to AOG this year in an earlier and more compact event format. On the mornings of Thursday 14 and Friday 15 March, a curated selection of SMEs will pitch their products/services to participating companies with the aim of getting connected with the right people to continue a conversation about their technology.

Following this private event, 30 participating SMEs will each showcase their solutions to a range of operators/contractors/service providers at a Pod at NERA's Innovation Station for the day, where AOG visitors can learn about their innovations. Follow NERA on social media to find out more about the participating SMEs are and which day they’re exhibiting.

* Please note that SME ConnectER is an invite-only event and that applications are closed.

Collaboration Forum

NERA Has Once Again Joined Co-Sponsors Woodside, Chevron, Deloitte And The WA Government To Curate AOG’s Collaboration Forum In 2019. NERA CEO Miranda Taylor And GM Francis Norman Join An Impressive Selection Of Speakers Who Will Present On Topics To Enhance Collaboration And Build A Greater Understanding Of Challenges Facing The Industry.

Exhibitor pods

Day 1

  • Exmouth Integrated Artificial Reef
  • Deployment Matters
  • Fibre Optic Sensors
  • futuremap®
  • Hull Cleaning
  • HyJump
  • LNG Living Lab
  • NDRI
  • Ocean Energy Cluster
  • WISE Program
  • Women in Tech WA

Day 2

  • A60N Group
  • AiSpanner
  • Chironix
  • Flicq
  • GeoOceans
  • JESI
  • Mapizy
  • Modulr Tech
  • QuickSafety
  • Sentient Computing

Day 3

  • BE&R
  • Beruseal
  • Biarri EMI
  • Digatex
  • IRPM
  • kanepi
  • MyPass
  • Nobleseas Engineering
  • RedEye
  • Sonomatic
  • Synengco

You can register for AOG here.